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John Appleton Brown (American, 1844-1902) Marsh View, Probably Essex, Massachusetts

Auction:
2635B
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$2,040$1,700

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2635B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 01, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

John Appleton Brown (American, 1844-1902)

Marsh View, Probably Essex, Massachusetts
Signed "J. Appleton Brown." l.l., with a canvas stencil from Meade, Dodge & Co.,
Boston, on the reverse.
Oil on canvas, 20 x 27 in. (50.8 x 68.6 cm), stretched with Boston tabs, in a frame liner.
Condition: Minor abrasion l.l. and beneath frame liner, minor craquelure, surface grime, subtle varnish inconsistencies.
Estimate $800-1,200

Canvas stenciled "MEADE, DODGE & CO. / Artists Materials / 4 PARK ST. / BOSTON, MASS. / FRAMING / A SPECIALTY" on the reverse; yellowed varnish would benefit from a cleaning, no additional condition issues to report.


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